Jason Isbell announces November UK tour (2013)
Story by Jack Foley
JASON Isbell returns to the UK this November following the release of his new album Southeastern (Thirty Tigers).
With wife Amanda Shires for company (she will open his shows and accompany him on the fiddle) Jason headlines seven UK dates, including London’s Garage.
The dates are (all November 2013):
18 – Bristol Thekla
19 – Brighton, The Hope
20 – London, The Garage
21 – Nottingham, Bodega
22 – Glasgow, King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut
24 – Dublin, Workman’s Club
25 – Manchester, Ruby Lounge
Tickets are on sale now.
US critics have been unanimous in their praise for the new album, The New Yorker calling it “powerfully personal both in sound and in story” and the New York Times Magazine praising Isbell as “one of America’s thoroughbred songwriters.”